Government ratifies Lanzarote Convention to tackle child sexual exploitation

The Home Office has announced that the Government will ratify the Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse, known as the Lanzarote Convention. The convention is part of the United Nations and Council of Europe standards to end all kinds of sexual offences against children, including exploitation of children through prostitution, grooming and offences related to child abuse material.

Source: NSPCC Caspar Alert

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